Jeff Moag

Editor In Chief for Canoe & Kayak Magazine

171 Articles by: Jeff Moag
John Connelly Finishes 1,500-Mile PaddleQuest Expedition

John Connelly Finishes 1,500-Mile PaddleQuest Expedition

A physical and mental challenge, an adventure of epic proportions . . . all in one extraordinary 1,500-mile canoe and kayak journey."

Danuu WingMan Accessory Pack

Danuu WingMan Accessory Pack

The WingMan takes all the accessories that made Danuu’s Pacific Angler Fishing Kayak Seat a cult classic for kayak anglers and marries them to the new generation of ultra-comfy kayak seats.

Safer Paddling Series: Life Jackets

Safer Paddling Series: Life Jackets

In Episode 1, ACA-certified instructors Kate Ross Kuthe and Paul Kuthe show you how to choose and fit your most important piece of paddling gear – your life jacket.

Exclusive Interview: Trans-Atlantic Kayaker Aleksander Doba

Exclusive Interview: Trans-Atlantic Kayaker Aleksander Doba

If you had to choose one word to describe 69-year-old Polish ocean paddler Aleksander Doba, it would be irrepressible. A compact man with an enormous beard and boundless enthusiasm, he has twice cross[...]

Unfiltered: Aleksander Doba

Unfiltered: Aleksander Doba

If you had to choose one word to describe 69-year-old Polish ocean paddler Aleksander Doba, it would be irrepressible. A compact man with an enormous beard and boundless enthusiasm, he has twice cross[...]

Featured Destination: North Carolina’s Crystal Coast

Featured Destination: North Carolina’s Crystal Coast

Due to its unique geography, North Carolina’s Crystal Coast is a smorgasbord of aquatic possibilities.

69-year-old Aleksander Doba announces plans to kayak across the Atlantic for a third time

69-year-old Aleksander Doba announces plans to kayak across the Atlantic for a third time

"95 percent of people die in bed," says the 69-year-old serial adventurer. "So why lie down?"

Santa Cruz Paddlefest: When the Heat is On

Santa Cruz Paddlefest: When the Heat is On

By Paul McHugh One of my favorite observations of all time came from G. K. Chesterton. “Reality plays a game, called ‘cheat the prophet.’” Truth of it can be located just about any place in th[...]

A Duffer’s-Eye View of the Santa Cruz Paddlefest

A Duffer’s-Eye View of the Santa Cruz Paddlefest

Some come to the Santa Cruz Paddlefest to prove themselves against the best. Paul McHugh came to surf Steamers with just three other dudes. Because in today's crowded lineups space really is the final[...]

30 Years of the Santa Cruz Paddlefest

30 Years of the Santa Cruz Paddlefest

Paul McHugh, who was there at the beginning, takes a long fond look back at the origins of the Santa Cruz Paddlefest.